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) #37 of 437 Restaurants in Cairns $$ - $$$ Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
70 Grafton Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 8816
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“quesadilla” (5 reviews)
“french toast” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
70 Grafton Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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1 - 10 of 198 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I woke up one sunny morning, too hungover to function.. and the fantastic staff at candys gave us a sneak peak of the new menu and its absolutely amazing.

Thank Phillip W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Heard great things so hubby and I went for breakfast a few weeks ago. Enjoyed it, had the avocado smash but I am dairy intolerant so asked to swap beetroot fetta for mushrooms which wasn't a problem (& I wasn't charged extra) coffee was okay...More

Thank Alysia73
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked in at 10.30am for breakfast, and was happy there was a table for the two of us. After ordering our coffee, the waitress told us that there would be a 20 minute wait on our food. I ordered a soy cappuccino, which was...More

Thank Suzanne S
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We arrived just as the restaurant was opening. The staff still seated us and gave us menus to look at while they finished setting up. The waitress took our coffee order so that it could be made as soon as the machine warmed up. The...More

Thank MagratA
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Have dined in for lunch/breakie and dinner multiple times, the food is always delicious and drinks right up there too! The staff are always freindly! Food is usually out withing 10-20 minutes at the most depending on how busy.

Thank CascadeGardens
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Atmosphere is great, coffee is consistently perfect. Food is good for meals on the lighter side, but sometimes I feel like they need more cheese or sauce... Had the pancake stack once and it was so filling and sweet.

Thank Emma W
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Dropped into this place for coffee and decided to have a meal as well. The chips were literally the best - crunchy outside, soft and fluffy inside. I'd go back just to have the chips again.

Thank JohnDHab
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Went here twice during my visit for breakfast and was blown away by the presentation, quality and flavor of the food. Great service also offered and pricing was really good for whats on offer.

1  Thank ChrisandJess M
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

I have previously dined here before and was suitably impressed with the place this last time when I dined there. We were greeted at the door the staff are obviously passionate about the menu. A new menu apparently had just started. The ambience of the...More

Thank Rosemary73
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

The food was outstanding, the service was quick and friendly. I recommend you try the bacon & egg stack which I had, My had the banana Bread which was great & my son had the "Candy Burger" which he was impressed with. The staff are...More

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Response from Jakub V | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but believe they do take away.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Grafton Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4031 8816
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